To develop, maintain, and enhance a secure, reliable, and innovative computing, network, and administrative systems environment.
Current Major Projects:
- IPP Web Site Redesign and Reimplementation
- Utilizing Amazon Web Services
- eDNA implementation
The Director's Office serves as the steward of IPP's IT resources, data, and policies. It provides oversight of Computing Services and Programming Services, IT project management, and serves as the liaison to central IT.
Computing Services is comprised of two groups: Computer Support and Systems Administration. Computer Support provides comprehensive desktop support for the divisions of IPP, HR, EHS, and CUPD and maintains over 800 workstations, manages desktop deployments and the IT procurement, and coordinates with IT@Cornell. Systems Administration provides network services, server management, application and system support, and security for IPP, CUPD, HR, and EHS. They supports over 80 physical and virtual servers and numerous systems and applications.
Programming Services' main focus is the development and maintenance of specialized software systems that support the operations of the division of Infrastructure Properties and Planning. Many of these systems integrate with each other or external systems such as Kuali, Registrar, and PeopleSoft, to name a few. Within Programming Services, the Building Automation and Controls Systems Integration (BACSI) team supports the EMCS in all its facets including design, installation, networking, user interfaces, databases and operations.